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Spain approves sale of e-cigarettes in tobacco stores

the commissioner for the marketing of tobacco decided they should be listed under “smoking articles,” meaning that they can be sold without the express authorization of the government. The commissioner, who answers to the Tax Office, has therefore avoide
Diario el Pais (uy)
added Nov 2, 2013 21:46
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[Gibraltar, Spain] Smugglers buried cigarettes at Eastern beach ready for transport

Customs officers seized 48,800 cigarettes and one vehicle in three separate operations this week, including two where smugglers stashed cigarettes near the border fence. In the first case, officers responding to suspect activity at Western Beach conducted
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Oct 20, 2013 19:55
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[Europe, Gibraltar, Spain] EADE: Smoker's cough or déjà vu?

The problem for us is that given this scenario the EU will be supportive of Spain. Contraband tobacco is not just a Spanish problem but an EU problem and Madrid will argue our border at La Línea is a weak link. Some day this problem has to be tackled b
PANORAMA (gi)
added Jun 24, 2013 19:22
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[Canary Islands, Europe, Spain] EU minimum tax legislation for cigarettes has had no effect on smoking prevalence, according to new Spanish study

Up to 2009 there is no statistically significant evidence of any reduction in smoking amongst men -- and very little evidence of a reduction in smoking amongst women -- resulting from the introduction of EU minimum tax legislation in Spain in 2006. This i
ScienceDaily
added Apr 5, 2013 14:02
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[Cuba, Spain, Florida] Appellant/Cross-Appellee, vs. Philip Morris USA Inc. (PDF)

Morris’s position was that Vila’s laryngeal cancer was caused by the human papillomavirus, not by smoking cigarettes, but if smoking cigarettes did cause Vila’s cancer, then it was not caused by smoking cigarettes manufactured by Philip Morris
Amazon CloudFront
added Oct 13, 2016 23:04
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The impact of Spain’s smoking ban, five years on

But despite complaints from the bar and restaurant industry, the general public seems to have backed the ban, at least according to Francisco Rodríguez Lozano, president of a Europe-wide anti-smoking network. “Society supported the law,” he says, pointin
Diario el Pais (uy)
added Jan 11, 2016 15:44
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[Gibraltar, Spain] Cigarettes seized

HM Customs seized a commercial quantity of cigarettes in the early hours of Sunday morning. A locally registered vehicle was stopped and searched on Winston Churchill Avenue near the entrance to Western Beach after the driver was seen acting suspiciously
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Dec 25, 2013 12:37
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[Europe] TOBACCO INDUSTRY INTERFERENCE: ANOTHER “CASE STUDY” IN SPAIN?

new case of clear, public, unethical tobacco industry interference. Altadis ... has launched a campaign addressed to the Spanish political class and Nation’s government to oppose the European tobacco products directive. This campaign includes tobacco in
TobaccoRelated.org (Tobacco Control Unit of the Catalan Institute of Oncology)
added May 19, 2013 14:19
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[Gibraltar, Spain] Cigarette seizure at British Lines Road

HM Customs seized 40,000 cigarettes (200 cartons) and a locally registered vehicle at British Lines Road near the frontier fence.
Vox Gibraltar Online Daily News (gi)
added Sep 25, 2012 17:45
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[Spain] Madrid pledges to overturn smoking ban to attract €17bn EuroVegas casino

Capital city battling with Barcelona to play host to Las Vegas Sands's proposed 36,000-bed Spanish gambling complex
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 27, 2012 16:13
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